International Journal of Clinical Oncology and Cancer Research

Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021

  • Human Papillomavirus Infection Among HIV-positive Women in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Munkana Ndundula Arthur, Isango Idi Yves, Kasonga Kasonga Michel, Mushemuka Baleke Christian, Kasamba Ilunga Eric, Mwamba Mulumba Claude, Bakamwimba Kamwina Boaz, Tamubango Kitoko Hermann, Kakoma Sakatolo Zambèze, Fontaine Véronique, Kalenga Muenze Kayamba Prosper

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 145-150
    Received: 9 June 2021
    Accepted: 26 June 2021
    Published: 19 October 2021
    Abstract: Background: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the world, particularly affecting people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). A synergy between the two viruses is however described by several authors but very little is known in women living with HIV-HPV co-infection in Lubumbashi in t... Show More
  • Combined Use of Local and Global Features for Classification of Breast Lesion Using DCE-MRI Images

    Arukalam Felicity Mmaezi, Okafor Sixtus Amarachukwu, Okafor Wilson Chimaobi, Eziefuna Ebere Oniyinye, Okafor Afoma Lorreta, Chibuike Tochukwu Emmanuel

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 151-156
    Received: 18 May 2021
    Accepted: 21 June 2021
    Published: 29 October 2021
    Abstract: Recently, the use of dynamic contrast enhanced-magnetic resonance imaging (DCE-MRI) technique is widely used to detect and diagnose breast cancer. This technique has shown to be very useful particularly in screening women with high risk for breast cancer, as well as assessing the potential effects of new therapy. Thus, the aim of the present study ... Show More
  • Initiating Conversations on Integrative Oncology Amongst Cancer Professionals, Integrative Medicine Practitioners and Cancer Patients – The CANCERTALK Initiative

    Penny Kechagioglou, Robin Daly

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 157-161
    Received: 30 October 2021
    Accepted: 22 November 2021
    Published: 27 November 2021
    Abstract: Integrative Medicine (IM) is a philosophy and practice of medicine which addresses the whole person and not just symptoms of disease. It encompasses complementary and alternative therapies which work alongside mainstream medical treatments and may include aspects of nutrition, physical activity and mind-body therapies such as massage, aromatherapy ... Show More